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  • Miguel Herrero de Jáuregui boeken
    Miguel Herrero de Jáuregui - Orphism and Christianity in Late Antiquity

    any recent discoveries have confirmed the importance of Orphism for ancient Greek religion, philosophy, and literature. However, its nature and role are still very controversial. This free and thorough study of the ancient sources sheds light on these… (Zachte kaft)

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    27,95
  • Current Perspectives on the Archaeology of African Slavery in Latin America

    This edited volume aims at exploring a most relevant but somewhat neglected subject in archaeological studies, especially within Latin America: maroons and runaway settlements. Scholarship on runaways is well established and prolific in ethnology, anthropology… (Zachte kaft)

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    57,95
  • Die Athenische Demokratie im 4. Jahrhundert

    Die athenische Demokratie des 4. Jahrhunderts v. Chr. steht seit einiger Zeit verstärkt im Fokus der Forschung. Trotz ungünstiger äußerer Umstände, mehrerer militärischer Niederlagen und einer schwindenden außenpolitischen Bedeutung gelang den… (Zachte kaft)

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    67,95
  • Alfonso Archi boeken
    Alfonso Archi - Ebla and Its Archives

    The roughly 5,000 cuneiform tablets from Ebla (3rd millennium BC) attest to the oldest Semitic language and provide insight into a period in the history of Syria that was previously unknown. Their restoration, interpretation, and classification has taken more… (Harde kaft)

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    181,95
  • Jorge Gamboa boeken
    Jorge Gamboa - Archaeological Heritage in a Modern Urban Landscape

    Archaeological Heritage in a Modern Urban Landscape evaluates issues about the preservation, social role, and management of archaeological sites in the Trujillo area, north coast of Peru, specifically those of the Moche culture (100-800 AD). Moche was one of… (Zachte kaft)

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    57,95
  • P.A. Meijer boeken
    P.A. Meijer - A New Perspective on Antisthenes

    Antisthenes (c. 445- c. 365 BC), was a prominent follower of Socrates and bitter rival of Plato. In this revisionary account of his philosophy in all its aspects, P. A. Meijer claims that Plato and Aristotle have corrupted our perspective on this witty and… (Harde kaft)

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    89,00
  • Archaeology and Bioarchaeology of Population Movement among the Prehispanic Maya

    Archaeological evidence - i.e. presence of exogenous, foreign material objects (pottery, obsidian and so on) - is used to make inferences on ancient trade, while population movement can only be assessed when the biological component of an ancient community is… (Zachte kaft)

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    57,95
  • Pamela L. Geller boeken
    Pamela L. Geller - The Bioarchaeology of Socio-Sexual Lives

    This volume uses bioarchaeological remains to examine the complexities and diversity of past socio-sexual lives. This book does not begin with the presumption that certain aspects of sex, gender, and sexuality are universal and longstanding. Rather, the case… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Shadreck Chirikure boeken
    Shadreck Chirikure - Metals in Past Societies

    This book seeks to communicate to both a global and local audience, the key attributes of pre-industrial African metallurgy such as technological variation across space and time, methods of mining and extractive metallurgy and the fabrication of metal objects.… (Zachte kaft)

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    57,95
  • Andreas Schachner boeken
    Andreas Schachner - Ausgrabungen und Forschungen in der Westlichen Oberstadt von Hattusa I

    In two parts, this book presents the initial findings of archeological research in the valley west of Sankale in the upper city of the Hittite capital HattuSa. The first section examines interdisciplinary research on the architectural history at Yenicekale,… (Harde kaft)

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    107,95
  • Plato's Styles and Characters

    The significance of Plato's literary style to the content of his ideas isone of the central problems in the study of Plato. Thisvolume presents some of the most recent scholarshipon the wide range of issues related to Plato's dialogue form. The essaysaddress… (Harde kaft)

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    117,95
  • Identity and Heritage

    This book will suggest new agendas for identity and heritage studies by means of presenting contentious issues facing archaeology and heritage management in a globalized world. The book is not only present the variability of heritage objectives and experiences… (Zachte kaft)

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    57,95
  • Diachrony

    Diachrony showcases the importance of diachronic models for the interpretation of ancient Greek literature and culture. These models study the evolution of culture as a system. Contributors to this volume seek to be methodologically explicit as they build a… (Harde kaft)

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    160,95
  • Anastassios C. Antonaras boeken
    Anastassios C. Antonaras - Arts, Crafts and Trades in Ancient and Byzantine Thessaloniki

    FFor the first time, the arts and crafts of Thessaloniki, once the second largest city in the Byzantine Empire after Constantinople, are examined thoroughly through archaeological remains, historical sources and epigraphic records. (Harde kaft)

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    52,95
  • Beyond the Fifth Century

    Beyond the Fifth Century brings together 13 scholars from various disciplines to explore interactions with Greek tragedy from the 4th century BC up to the Middle Ages. The volume breaks new ground in several ways: in its chronological scope, the various modes… (Zachte kaft)

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    27,95
  • Evangelia Kiriatzi boeken
    Evangelia Kiriatzi - Human Mobility and Technological Transfer in the Prehistoric

    The book examines the movement of people, artefacts and technologies across the Mediterranean - a key arena for studying ancient mobilities (Harde kaft)

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    110,95
  • In the Wake of the Compendia

    In the Wake of the Compendia examines the composition of technical literature in the ancient Semitic-speaking world. Compendia on astrology, magic, medicine, lexicography, and alchemy were composed in several languages and relate to earlier Mesopotamian models… (Harde kaft)

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    117,95
  • Richard Duncan Jones boeken
    Richard Duncan Jones - Power and Privilege in Roman Society

    "How far were appointments in the Roman Empire based on merit? Did experience matter? What difference did social rank make? This innovative study of the Principate examines the career outcomes of senators and knights by social category. Contrasting patterns… (Harde kaft)

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    95,95
  • Carolyne Larrington boeken
    Carolyne Larrington - Norse Myths

    Carolyne Larrington gives a fresh introduction and translation of the Norse myths. With illustrations of the Norse sites, Larrington explores the myths' influences in J.R.R Tolkien and the popular }Game Of Thrones{ series (Harde kaft)

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    20,95
  • Brad Duncan boeken
    Brad Duncan - Please God Send Me a Wreck

    This book will explore the historical and archaeological evidence of the relationships between a coastal community and the shipwrecks that have occurred along the adjacent shoreline over the last 160 years. Its aim is to move beyond the shipwreck event and… (Harde kaft)

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    114,95
  • Jacob J. Sauer boeken
    Jacob J. Sauer - The Archaeology and Ethnohistory of Araucanian Resilience

    This volume examines the processes and patterns of Araucanian cultural development and resistance to foreign influences and control through the combined study of historical and ethnographic records complemented by archaeological investigation in south-central… (Harde kaft)

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    114,95
  • Marburger Beiträge zur Antiken Handels-, Wirtschafts- und Sozialgeschichte 26, 2008

    Die künftig jährlich erscheinende Zeitschrift löst die vormaligen Zeitschriften "Münstersche Beiträge zur Antiken Handelsgeschichte" und "Laverna" ab. Der aktuelle Band enthält neun Aufsätze und sieben Buchbesprechungen. Die Abhandlungen beschäftigen… (Zachte kaft)

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    43,95
  • Mitteilungen des Deutschen Archäologischen Instituts, Athenische Abteilung 127/128

    Aus dem Inhalt: Eleftheria Kardamaki: A New Group of Figures and Rare Figurines from a Mycenaean Workshop Installation at Kontopigado, Alimos (Athens). - Kyriakos Psaroudakis: The Faience Finds of the Idaean Cave. - Hermann J. Kienast: Die Porossteinbrüche… (Harde kaft)

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    74,95
  • Critical Approaches to Ancient Near Eastern Art

    Critical Approaches to Ancient Near Eastern Art concentrates on the visual, material, and built aspects of the Ancient Near East from the fourth millennium BCE to the Hellenistic period. Presenting innovative theoretical approaches to Ancient Near Eastern art… (Zachte kaft)

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    43,95
  • Pierre Briant boeken
    Pierre Briant - The First European

    In The First European: A History of Alexander in the Age of Empire, Pierre Briant examines the revival and rewriting of the history of Alexander the Great in 18th-century Europe. To Enlightenment thinkers Alexander exemplified the West and Europe, especially… (Harde kaft)

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    31,95